Four employees of the Mental Health Institute at Cherokee were recently honored as recipients of Governor Chet Culver's Golden Dome Awards, which are presented annually to State of Iowa employees who have been recognized for their excellent work. Only nine employees were named statewide for this year's honor, and four of the nine are employeed at the Cherokee MHI.
Honored in a ceremony in the J. May Room at the Cherokee facility were (left to right): Deb Sorenson, Linda Severson and Diane Knaack.
Also honored with a Lifesaving award, but unable to attend the ceremony, was Janet Halstead from the Nursing Service. Photo by Dan Whitney.